rondphoto (4494) - Lakeside Park, Kentucky, USA - MAY 14, 2016
bottle @ Whitey’s / Lawrenceburg IN --- Opaque black/brown color, heavy beige head that sticks around, sheets of lace. Taste is toasted malt that adds fizz and dark chocolate on the swallow, then changes to bitter black coffee and light hazelnut in a lingering finish. How is this a brown ale? Regardless, a solid, complex, well-balanced brew. crossovert (13909) - Chicago, Illinois, USA - MAR 5, 2016
355ml bottle. This is a good imperial brown ale, has a bit of boost when drank room temp (which was my case when trying this the other day). Good chocolate and roast notes, good body, almost stoutlike. DrSilverworm (9672) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - MAR 29, 2014
Taster on tap at Black Acre. On nitro. Clear dark brown color, with a good thin half-finger of creamy nitro head. Leaves good, thicker lace. Medium-plus body, smooth lighter carbonation. Lightly slick finish. Interesting nutty malt profile. Kind of hazelnutty, light caramel malt, lightly toasty. Moderate sweet taste. Solid nitro brown ale. GT (10017) - San Diego, California, USA - DEC 28, 2013
355mL thanks to tastybeer! Clear deep red cola pour, larger beige soda like foam. Good retention and really nice lacing. Nose is cocoa powder, lemonade, fresh raspberries, bright and fresh but odd for style. Taste is pretty straightforward, dusty, lemonade, earth, flashes of metallic penny. Palate is clean, effervescent, light body. Interesting. cbfobes (2891) - Quad Cities, Illinois, USA - DEC 10, 2013
Poured from 12oz bottle, pours a very dark brown with a light brown head, spotty lacing, the chocolate is pretty pronounced on the nose, quite a bit of sweet caramel too, the flavor has a chocolate front end with a dry finish, honestly the abv was probably a little too high with this one, if it was turned down a few notches I think this thing would knock it out of the park, not bad by any means, just kind of missed the mark.